Is Your Business Successfully Slacking?

Small businesses play a significant roll in powering and sustaining our country’s economic growth.  The only problem is not all of these businesses are successful.  It’s still pretty risky to start a business these days.  In 2010, the number of businesses that opened (742,000) almost mirrors the number of businesses that closed (754,000).  Still, that…

Does Your State Make the Grade?

Location… location… location… You’ve heard that before, right?  Where you decide to plant your entrepreneurial seed can determine if it will or will not grow.   Some states are better than others to start a new business.  Taxes and license fees vary, laws fluctuate, and some states even have better small business assistance programs through…